Martial Arts and Fitness Expo
October 17-18, 2009
Thank you to all of our competitors, instructors and attendees for making this a success!
Photos by Hubbard Photography
We are proud to announce that on October 17-18, Buffalo NY
will host the first annual Buffalo Martial Arts and Fitness Expo.
Whether you are relatively new to martial arts or a seasoned martial
artist, the Buffalo Martial Arts and Fitness Expo has something for everyone.
Special features of the event will include two international tournaments
and seminars taught by industry leaders, along with a premier trade show.
On October 17, the Expo will feature the Queen City Laban Laro VII.
The Queen City Laban Laro is one of the area’s longest running
tournaments. This year’s event has more divisions than any other
regional tournament offers. To date, there are 170 divisions. In addition
to the standard events of forms, weapons and fighting that most competitions
offer, there will also be divisions in grappling, stick fighting, self
defense, breaking and musical forms. For more information on the Queen
City Laban Laro, go to www.queencitylabanlaro.com
On October 18, the Expo will host the second Can-Am Border Battle.
This will be an international team competition featuring weapons, kata,
fighting and stick fighting as its events. In addition to individual
awards to competitors, there are also team medals for the countries
participating in this event. Last year’s results had the gold
medal and Can-Am Cup going to Team Canada, Team USA took silver and
took bronze. For more information go to www.canamborderbattle.com
The trade show will have a variety of vendors from supply companies
to consulting firms. There will also be demonstrations, seminars
and workshops from industry leaders to world renowned Grandmasters.
the Expo’s website www.buffalomartialartsexpo.com regularly
for added classes and instructors
Don’t miss your chance to be a part of this unique martial arts